Backus Community Center 900 5th Street, International Falls Minnesota
(218) 285-7225 | Email
Office Open Monday thru Friday 8:00 am to 4:00 pm

MISSION STATEMENT: “Historic Backus Community Center, the heart of International Falls, where all generations celebrate arts, culture, recreation, wellness and life-long learning”

Donations help keep the doors open & lights on!

Backus Community Center graciously accepts donations and contributions. Whether you become a member or just give a donation, every dollar helps to keep Backus functioning as the heart of International Falls, where all things are possible! In 2015 Backus utility costs were $58,310 .... so every monetary amount is welcome to help run the building!

  • In person: stop by our office, Monday through Friday, 9 am to 4 pm
  • Mail: Backus Community Center, 900 5th Street, International Falls MN 56649
  • Online: click the "Donate" button to donate via PayPal


Auditorium Seat Sponsor Program

Honor or memorialize a loved one with the purchase of a seat sponsorship.

  • $100 for a seat for 1 year
  • $500 for a seat for 10 years
  • $1,000 for a seat for a LIFETIME

Yearly seats get a name label

Lifetime seats get a permanent plaque plaque

Call or stop by Backus Community Center to purchase a seat today!

thank you
Without the gracious contributions and donations from patrons, we would not be the vibrant community center we are!